Quick Answer: What Is The Oldest You Can Date At 18?

Is a 20 year old dating an 18 year old weird?

Larry Jerome Couture.

People, in most states, who are 18 or older are considered adults.

It is not illegal for an adult to date another adult.

Further, even if one of the people is under the age of 18 they can date as long as their parents consent to the dating….

Is it bad for an 18 year old to date a 30 year old?

There is no real legal issue, so, it isn’t a problem. SHOULD is a complicated answer. A big age difference doesn’t work for everyone. Between 18 and 30 there is a LOT of growth, change… etc.

What age gap is OK?

According to the rule, the age of the younger partner (regardless of gender) should be no less than seven more than half the older partner’s age. Martin, then, shouldn’t date anyone younger than 26 and a half; Lawrence shouldn’t go above 34. The rule is widely cited, but its origins are hard to pin down.

Is it weird for an 18 year old to date a 24 year old?

The issue is, 18-year-olds are really still teens, and 24-year-olds really are not. It is a little bit unusual. It will raise a few eyebrows. The details of this question are: Didn’t date in high school but now found an interesting man/boy, it may get serious.

What age gap is too big?

A relationship age gap bigger than 10 years often comes with its own set of issues. “While there are always exceptions to rules, a good rule to remember is that dating someone more than 10 years older will present challenges now or later that add to the preexisting challenges any relationship has,” he says.

Is it weird for an 18 year old to date a 26 year old?

An 18 year old should be mature enough to be able to decide who they want to get into a relationship with, and if that person happens to be a bit older than them, then that’s their prerogative. It might be a bit unusual, but if a man can love men, and a woman can love woman, then I don’t see why age is such a big deal.

Is it weird for a 19 year old to date a 30 year old?

A 19 years old girl may be legally adult but she’s not emotionally mature to be an equal partner with a 30 years old man. Yes she’s young and many men prefer a younger body but going for younger women also shows his need for control and maturity level.

Is a 21 year old dating a 18 year old weird?

Originally Answered: Is it weird for an 18 year old girl to date a 21 year old guy? absolutely normal. since there is only small age gap between both of you, there is nothing to be worried about. but make sure, you don’t get serious unless you have a instinct that he’s the one, which is probably not.

Is it weird for a 19 year old to date a 26 year old?

NO. There is too big of an age gap. Presumably the 19 year old has just recently graduated high school and really has not yet experienced the real adult world, just the two dimensional cocoon of high school. The 19 year old has yet to experience an adult level committed relationship.

Can you be 16 and date a 20 year old?

As long as you are aware of the risks, the best judge is you. There aren’t any laws around being in a non-sexual relationship where one person is under 18 and the other over. Once you turn 16 it’s not illegal for someone to have sex with you no matter how old they are.

Is 14 and 17 a big age difference?

And yes, 14 and 17 is too much of an age difference. Generally, the lower the ages of the kids, the narrower the acceptable age range is. … For example, at age 14, in most places in the US, the child is not allowed to drive, but by 17, they may have been driving for as long as a year.

Is it OK for a 17 year old to date a 14 year old?

17: It is legal for a person to have sex with someone who is under the age of consent so long as both parties are at least 14 years old and under 21 years old.

Is it OK for a 25 year old to date a 18 year old?

So do I think a relationship between an 18 year old and a 25 year old can work? No. an age difference that great when one person is a teenager is completely unbalanced and it’s a recipe for disaster as far as the younger person being victimized without their knowledge until years later.

Is a 22 year old dating a 18 year old weird?

It is perfectly fine for a 22 year old to date an 18 year old. The 18 year old is consenting and is of legal age so, there isn’t anything wrong.